Printing Press Operator Resume Template

The position is quite far from being made obsolete by the paperless office and the kindle.  The printing press operator will continue to be there to process the resources of ink, paper, content design and the printing press machines to deliver printed hardbound books and paperbacks, textbooks, newspapers, magazines, posters, flyers, leaflets and user manuals of consumer and industrial products.   The printing press operator already uses computerized tools like desktop publishing systems to accept final art copies in electronic form and fed to the computer-controlled printing presses.

Printing Press Operator  Resume Template

Frank K. Galvez

Hudson St., Buffalo, NY

Phone: 718-354-6509


To be a printing press lead operator for a large publication company.

Summary of Qualifications

  • Total of 14 years as a printing press operator with the last 9 years an assistant operator for a large publication.
  • Excellent written communication skills in English and Spanish.

Career Experience / Job History

2001 – Present:  Assistant Printing Press Operator, Washington Post

  • Coordinate with maintenance team to ensure that printing press for critical publications are always up along with its back-up machines.
  • Review work order to get the right job specifications like ink color, paper grade and required quantity
  • Press proof all job orders and secure client approval prior to the final run
  • Monitor and inspect print batches to ensure consistency of print quality
  • Operate computer console for computerized printers
  • Operate and monitor printing machines during print run and make adjustments as required

1997 – 2001:  Apprentice Printing Press Operator, Sunshine Publishing House.

  • Operate the desktop publishing system to ensure that the CMYK colors match the print proof before proceeding with the printing.


1996 – 1997:  Diploma in Printing Press Operation, Media Quest Community College

Professional reference will be furnished during the interview if requested.

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